5314 Policy – Tax-Deferred Annuities

The District will enter into an agreement for the purchase of tax-deferred annuity contracts which meet the requirements of 26 U.S.C., Section 403(b) and 403(b)(7) as now or hereafter amended, on behalf of any employee of the District who elects to participate in such a program.

In order to protect the District’s interest and that of its employees, the District will require the following:

  1. The insurance or mutual fund company is authorized to do business in the State of Washington through a licensed insurance broker or agent through whom the contract is purchased.
  1. At least five (5) employees of the District have requested that the District enter into a contract with an authorized company.
  1. Solicitation of employees for the purpose of selling tax-deferred annuities on school premises will be prohibited during normal school hours.
  1. The participating companies will be required to execute a hold harmless agreement protecting the District from any liability attendant to procuring tax-deferred annuities. Agents representing these companies will also be required to sign a separate hold harmless agreement with the District.

Employees and authorized companies/agents will adhere to all policies and procedures for tax-deferred annuities.  This includes the completion of all documents required by the District under the administrative procedure.


Adopted: 04/22/99
Revised: 04/22/99
Approved: Superintendent Approved
Legal References: Content

RCW 28A.400.250 Tax-Deferred Annuities